“My ability to promptly and completely address your medical problems will lend itself to better healthcare and a more rewarding experience for us all.” – Dr. Ralph Cipriani
By Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief, Concierge Medicine Today (CMT), Host of The DocPreneur Podcast | iTunes + Soundcloud
Today we catch up with Dr. Ralph Cipriani and Dr. Jeff Puglisi of Glenville, CT and Glenville Medical Concierge Care. This unique practice is a "group" concierge practice. In this interview we will unpack the challenges, opportunities and business side of Group Concierge Medicine and what it means to the local community of Doctors, specialists and Patients.
What is an Infectious Disease (ID) Specialist?
ID specialists review your medical data, including X-rays and laboratory reports such as blood work and culture data. They also may perform a physical exam to help determine the cause of the problem.
Meet Dr. Ralph Cipriani, Infectious Disease Specialist and Internal Medicine Concierge Physician, Glenville, CT
Dr. Ralph Cipriani is a board certified Internal Medicine physician and Infectious Disease specialist. He has been on staff at Greenwich Hospital for over a decade and practicing for more than 17 years. Dr. Cipriani holds an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Masters of Science, both from Stony Brook University in New York. A 1996 graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, he went on to complete his Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Infectious Disease, both at Mount Sinai Hospital, NY. Throughout his career, Dr. Cipriani has consistently earned highest honors and Castle Connolly’s Top Doctor awards.About Our PracticeAt Glenville Medical Concierge Care, all patients receive the highest level of commitment and care from our dedicated, experienced physicians. We practice medicine the way it’s meant to be, with extended, unhurried visits, a customized plan for your wellness and a strong focus on prevention. Our collective expertise and collaborative approach allows us to blend the latest in medical advances with truly personalized care.
Meet Dr. Jeff Puglisi
“We’ll have the time to focus on every aspect of our patients’ health, whether it means advanced lipid testing for those at high risk for cardiovascular disease or developing a plan for optimal nutrition and fitness at any age.” – Dr. Jeffrey PuglisiDr. Puglisi, Board certified in Internal Medicine, is a founding partner of Glenville Medical Concierge Care. Dr. Puglisi’s specialized clinical interests are in men’s health and cardiovascular disease prevention. He has served as President of the Greenwich Medical Society since 2006 and was recognized as a finalist for the Melville G. Magida Humanitarian Award in 2010. He earned his undergraduate degree from Franklin & Marshall College, medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine, and completed his residency in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where he served as chief resident.
7 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT 06831
Infectious Diseases Society of America; https://www.idsociety.org/public-health/what-is-an-id-specialist#1